Tummy tuck is a surgical procedure designed to flatten the abdomen by removing excess skin, fat, tightening the muscle of abdominal wall.
This procedure is ideal for patient after multiple pregnancies having protuberant abdomen. This procedure is ideally done in women who have completed their family.
The procedure take about 2-3 hours most commonly, the surgeon will make a long incision across the lip bone above the pubic area. The surgeon will separate the skin from abdominal wall up to the ribs, lifting large skin flap to reveal the vertical muscle in abdomen. The surgeon will eventually tighten the muscle by pulling then close together and stitching then into their new position.
Side Effect: – may experience pain , bruising, swelling, soreness
Recovery: Back to work within 2 weeks
Result: Long Lasting.